The first table below looks at the demand for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 70 50 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.66% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.73% 8.20% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate £255 £345 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £305 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £399 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £343 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.10% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
126 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.81% 8.10% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 39 31
Average daily rate £380 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Eclipse
Scotland

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Eclipse across the Edinburgh region.

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Eclipse
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eclipse across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Eclipse Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Eclipse also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eclipse.

1 22 (95.65%) JBoss
2 21 (91.30%) Java
3 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
3 17 (73.91%) Linux
3 17 (73.91%) Subversion
4 14 (60.87%) Java EE
5 13 (56.52%) Scrum
5 13 (56.52%) JAAS
6 12 (52.17%) SOA
6 12 (52.17%) Identity Management
7 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) TDD
7 11 (47.83%) BPMN
8 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (43.48%) Workflow
8 10 (43.48%) XML
9 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
9 9 (39.13%) Spring
9 9 (39.13%) jBPM
9 9 (39.13%) Drools
9 9 (39.13%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (34.78%) Maven
10 8 (34.78%) LDAP
11 6 (26.09%) XSLT
11 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
13 2 (8.70%) XSL
13 2 (8.70%) CSS
13 2 (8.70%) HTML
13 2 (8.70%) JSR 286

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Eclipse also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eclipse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Subversion
2 8 (34.78%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Java EE
2 13 (56.52%) JAAS
3 10 (43.48%) XML
4 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
4 9 (39.13%) Spring
4 9 (39.13%) jBPM
4 9 (39.13%) Drools
5 6 (26.09%) XSLT
6 2 (8.70%) XSL
6 2 (8.70%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) JSR 286
6 2 (8.70%) RichFaces
6 2 (8.70%) JSR 168
6 2 (8.70%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) RESTful
7 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
7 1 (4.35%) JSP
7 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Scrum
2 12 (52.17%) SOA
2 12 (52.17%) Identity Management
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) TDD
3 11 (47.83%) BPMN
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (43.48%) Workflow
5 9 (39.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) User Stories
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) JBoss
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat